Airports in Nice
A bustling regional airport located just four miles (6km) west of Nice, Nice Côte d'Azur Airport is the main gateway to the fashionable resorts of the Côte d'Azur, or French Riviera. Tourists bound for Cannes and Monaco fly through Nice Côte d'Azur Airport to avoid the bustle of Paris, and the facility is well-equipped to handle the 10 million passengers who pass through each year.
The airport is efficient and pleasant to fly through, with light and airy terminals filled with duty-free shops and restaurants.
Flights to Nice Côte d'Azur Airport come from destinations all over Europe.
The airport is situated four miles (6km) west of Nice.
Getting to the city
Buses leave regularly for hundreds of destinations between Marseilles and Genoa, and Buses 98 and 99 go into Nice every 20-30 minutes. Bus 98 goes from Terminal 1 into central Nice, while Bus 99 goes to the railway station from both terminals. TER and SNCF trains go to Cannes and most other main towns and cities from Nice, and the stations are within a mile of the airport.
GMT +1 (GMT +2 between last Sunday in March and last Sunday in October).
Tel: +33 (0)8 20 42 3333.
Nice Cote dAzur Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.
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